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James Dean: Sense Memories

Filmmaker Interview – Gail Levin

American Masters Online interviewed JAMES DEAN: SENSE MEMORIES filmmaker Gail Levin. American Masters: What got you interested in this project? What drew you to James Dean? Gail Levin: Interestingly enough, there is a sort of circular story to this film. There is a very famous photograph of James Dean taken in Times Square in 1955. […]

James Dean: Sense Memories

Photographer Dennis Stock on James Dean

from his book “James Dean: 50 years Ago” 1955 “…When I look back at Los Angeles in the early fifties, and specifically Sunset Boulevard, it reminds me of the board game in which you try to move clockwise and upward, past designated obstacles, into “Stardom and Wealth.” Rolling the dice at the start, as a […]